Alumni Leadership

The USF Alumni Board of Directors and the Alumni Regional Councils represent more than 100,000 alumni of the university. Both groups work closely with the Office of Alumni Engagement to develop and strengthen programs that engage alumni of the University of San Francisco.

Nominate your fellow graduate to serve on the Alumni Board of Directors

Do you know someone who would be a great leader?  We're looking for dedicated volunteers with a passion for USF and it's programs, events, and mission to serve on the Alumni Board of Directors. Submit your nomination

Reconnect with Alumni in Your Area

All alumni are invited to enjoy opportunities to engage with the USF community in the San Francisco Bay Area and in Southern California. 

Alumni Regional Councils

East Bay I: Oakland
Bobby Lee
B.S., Business Administration, 2007

East Bay II: Pleasanton
Jeff Apkarian
B.A., Government, 1983

Southern California
Mhare Mouradian
B.A., Politics, 1997
(213) 312-2021
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North Bay: Novato
Osmahn Kadri
BSc, Environmental Science, 2007
(707) 529-1988

Peninsula/Silicon Valley: Alternating meetings in Los Altos and San Mateo
Joanne Escobar
Masters, Human Resources and Organization Development, 1997
(408) 802-5916

San Francisco: Downtown San Francisco
Phil Ward
BA, Arts, 1968, JD, 1971

For more information about alumni regional councils, contact Taryn Moore, Director of Alumni and Donor Engagement, at or (619) 990-0999.

Connect with Alumni Affinity Groups

Asian Pacific Alumni Network
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Black Alumni Society

Latino Alumni Society
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Alumni Board of Directors


Herschel Lelaind MPA ’11
San Francisco

Bobby Lee '07

Sarah Khan MA '06 
Vice President
San Francisco

Alumni Board of Directors

USF Alumni Board of Directors

Front row, from left to right: Joanne Noce '87, Janet Roxas '05, Michelle Laguatan '08, MPA '12, Audrey Cortes '12, Joanne Escobar MHROD '97, Aaron Miki '06, JD '15, Sarah Khan MA '06, Mary Magnano-Smith LM '65, Ed.D. '92, Bobby Lee '07, Mary Willis '78, Doreen Glynn Pawski LM '68

Back row, from left to right: Ed Kurakazu '70, Jamie Martin '04, Brenda Harris '73, MA '75, Osmahn Kadri '07, Neha Mac '07, Herschel Leiland MPA '11, Altalida Miller MSOD '01, Marc Majors '91, James Stapleton '08, Walkens Sainvil MBA '11, Margaret Doherty-Simor '84, Kathy Grogan '84, Keith Mincey '04, MS '10

Not pictured: Carlos Zapata MS '15, Eileen Cotroneo '85, Greg Vaisbery '02, Jeff Apkarian '83, Lana Xiao '12, Mhare Mouradian '97, Mijiza Sanchez MPA '04, Ed.D. '14, Phil Cassou '68, MBA '74, JD '80, Karman Wright MPA '12, Manuel Perez Ed.D. '17

Contact Info

Office of Alumni Engagement

M–F, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

University of San Francisco
Lone Mountain Rossi
2800 Turk Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
(800) 449-4873